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Myofunctional Therapy Training & Certification for SLPs
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AVAILABLE ONLINE COURSES
INTroduction to OMT & Assessment
Accreditation
This course is offered for .45 ASHA CEUs. (Introductory Level, Professional Area)
about the course
Introduction to OMT & Assessment is designed to teach the identification, assessment and diagnosis of myofunctional disorders and implementation of myofunctional therapy using evidence based practice. Participants will be instructed in treatment strategies appropriate for clients with orofacial myofunctional disorders. Finally, the importance of collaboration with other professionals will be described, as well as instruction relevant to building an interdisciplinary team.

Content Disclosures
Our courses exclusively promotes the Simon Says OMT Programs: Tongue Tips, Tiny Tongue Tips, and Thumbs Up! 

Learner Outcomes 
  • Define orofacial myofunctional disorders (OMDs) and discuss their effect on growth and development 
  • ​​Describe the anatomy and physiology of the orofacial musculature
  • ​Identify appropriate assessment tools and develop an appropriate individualized treatment plan 
  • ​List and describe practical treatment strategies and oral-motor/myofunctional interventions
  • ​Identify members of an interdisciplinary myofunctional team and describe their role in implentation of a treatment program
Time ordered agenda
Introduction to Course (15 minutes)
What are Myofunctional Disorders? (51 minutes)
What is Myofunctional Therapy? (49 minutes)
History of Myofunctional Therapy (12 minutes)
Myofunctional Therapy is Evidence Based Practice (8 minutes)
Anatomy & Physiology (45 minutes)
Orthodontia & Myofunctional Therapy (22 minutes)
Assessment (62 minutes)
Case Studies (16 minutes)
REGISTRATION FEE
$99
Tongue Tips: An omt program for ages 8+
Accreditation
This course is offered for .25 ASHA CEUs. (Introductory Level, Professional Area)
about the course
Welcome to the Simon Says Tongue Tips program! Our quintessential OMT program for individuals age 8+. In this course you will learn how to use your assessment to develop an appropriate and individualized treatment program. You will also be introduced to the hierarchy of OMT exercises that can help your clients achieve long standing success with their orofacial resting tongue posture.

Content Disclosures
Our courses exclusively promotes the Simon Says OMT Programs: Tongue Tips, Tiny Tongue Tips, and Thumbs Up! 

Learner Outcomes 
  • Implement the Simon Says' Tongue Tips Program into an SLPs caseload
  • ​Provide pre & post frenectomy exercises and strategies to clients
  • ​Recognize underlying issues that may cause relapse and create a maintenance program for their client
  • ​Implement sleeping, swallowing, and breathing activities to increase client's success in program
  • ​Provide a full OMT evaluation using the Simon Says OMT Evaluation & Interdisciplinary Evaluation for Adults
Time ordered agenda
Introduction & Session One (39 minutes)
Session Two & Three (29 minutes)
Session Four & Five (24 minutes)
Session Six & Seven (32 minutes)
Session 8 & 9 (24 minutes)
Session 10, 11, & 12 (12 minutes)
REGISTRATION FEE
$99
Tiny Tongue Tips: An early intervention omt program
Accreditation
This course is offered for .35 ASHA CEUs. (Introductory Level, Professional Area)
about the course
Welcome to the Simon Says Tiny Tongue Tips program! This play-based program is the only early intervention OMT program on the market! It focuses on teaching children proper oral and facial postures at rest, during speech, and while swallowing as well as reestablishing nasal breathing. This expansive 204 page program provides SLPs tangible, user-friendly materials for use in your clinic or school.

Content Disclosures
Our courses exclusively promotes the Simon Says OMT Programs: Tongue Tips, Tiny Tongue Tips, and Thumbs Up! 

Learner Outcomes 
  • Implement Simon Says' Tiny Tongue Tips Program into an SLPs caseload
  • ​Provide a full early intervention OMT evaluation using Simon Says Tiny Tongue Tips Evaluation & Interdisciplinary Evaluation for Adolescents
  • ​Master & Implement exercises/games used in each section of the Tiny Tongue Tips program: Warm Up Time, Breathing Time, Mouth Time, Talking Time, Sip & Snack Time
Time ordered agenda
Evaluation (15 minutes)
Warm Up Time (26 minutes)
Mouth Time (43 minutes)
Breathing Time (16 minutes)
Talking Time (17 minutes)
Sip & Snack Time (25 minutes)
Tiny Tongue Tips FAQ (73 minutes)
REGISTRATION FEE
$99
Thumbs Up! : A 30 day oral habit elimination program
Accreditation
This course is offered for .15 ASHA CEUs. (Introductory Level, Professional Area)
about the course
THUMBS UP! is an oral habit elimination program that incorporates behavioral modification and positive reinforcement to break the habit and reverse the negative effects of thumb/finger sucking.This fun 30-Day program empowers a child and motivates them to accomplish their goal of eliminating sucking. This program utilizes multi-modalities for education, including videos, comic books, and games.

Content Disclosures
Our courses exclusively promotes the Simon Says OMT Programs: Tongue Tips, Tiny Tongue Tips, and Thumbs Up! 

Learner Outcomes 
  • Implement Simon Says Thumbs Up! Program into an SLPs caseload 
  • ​Implement Simon Says strategies to breaking an oral habit using positive reinforcement & rewards
  • ​Provide guardians with information about the program to help their child succeed
  • ​Create a positive & fun environment for client to feel comfortable speaking with SLP and targeting habits that may cause sucking 
Time ordered agenda
Thumbs Up! (55 minutes)
Thumbs Up! Sample Session (49 minutes)
REGISTRATION FEE
$99
Bundle course package
$
299
Billed annually, no set up fee.
  • INTRODUCTION TO OMT & ASSESSMENT
  • TONGUE TIPS: AN OMT PROGRAM FOR AGES 8+
  • TINY TONGUE TIPS: AN EARLY INTERVENTION OMT PROGRAM
  • THUMBS UP!: A 30 DAY ORAL HABIT ELIMINATION PROGRAM
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